Mini Dental Implant Certificate Course

Course Fee: FREE
CE Credits 14 – must attend both days

Dates: September 15 & 16

Seminar Location Information: Buffalo, NY

Educational Method: Participation
AGD Subject Code: 690

Seminar Itinerary:

8:00am – Registration & Breakfast
8:30am - Seminar Begins
10:15am - 10:30am - First Break
12:00pm - 1:00pm – Lunch
2:15pm - 2:30pm - Second Break
4:30pm - Seminar Ends

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Learn to place Mini Dental Implants
Basic to advanced 2-day hands-on seminar

This two day hands-on educational event will introduce you to the minimally invasive placement of mini dental implants. In two days, you can take a significant step to build your practice, satisfy more patients, master the basics of minimally invasive implantology and learn advanced placement techniques. We will touch upon everything from the importance of a well trained front staff to the new patient experience. We will show you our approach to attracting new dental implant patients. You will leave this seminar feeling confident to go back to your practice and start placing mini dental implants. Dr. Oppenheimer will provide a brief overview and introductory education to conventional dental implants. We want you to understand that some cases call for different implants and knowing how to place two types of implants is the next step in implantology.

Course Objectives:

  • Learn basic to advanced mini dental implant placement techniques
  • Successful case selection & case planning strategies
  • Hands-on model surgical MDI placement & live surgical videos
  • Proven treatment planning presentation methods and how to increase case acceptance
  • Sharing proven marketing strategies to attract more implant patients
  • Understand proper approaches to post-operative care, healing times & implant maintenance
  • How to handle complications & select the right implant for the job


Benjamin D. Oppenheimer, DDS, FICOI

Dr. Oppenheimer is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine where he was acknowledged for Academic Excellence and won the International Congress of Oral Implantologists Award. Dr. Oppenheimer has been honored by the International Academy of Mini Dental Implants as a Founding Diplomat, the organizations highest honor. He is currently a Fellow of the ICOI and Member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and founding member of the American Academy of Small Diameter Implants. With his years of MDI experience, Dr. Ben has been a lead industry speaker for progressive companies such as IMTEC Corporation, 3M ESPE, Evolution Dental, Dental Tech Labs and others.

His knowledge of implant hardware, equipment, bone grafting materials & techniques, CBCT, digital implant planning and minimally invasive implant dentistry have opened new opportunities for hundreds of dentists across the nation. Dr. Ben has authored several scientific articles that have contributed to the confidence of dentists world wide. He has also helped thousands of dental implant patients in his private practice, Concierge Dental Group, in Williamsville, NY where he focuses on implant dentistry.

Sterngold Dental, LLC is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership, and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 6/1/2016 to 5/31/2020. Provider ID #315341
**Refund Policy: Refunds will be given minus a 10% clerical fee up to 1 week prior to the course. After that either a 50% refund will be given at any time or the attendee will have the option to choose another course date at no additional fee.